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Harold Herbert DEAN

Regimental number1197
Date of birth17 December 1891
Place of birthYoung, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
AddressSandalwood, Bena, via West Wyalong, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23.7
Height5' 7.5"
Weight132 lbs
Next of kinFather, Thomas Dean, Sandalwood, Bena, via West Wyalong, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date28 June 1915
Place of enlistmentLiverpool, New South Wales
Unit name7th Light Horse Regiment, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/12/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 28 July 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Divisional Artillery


Promotion date: 7 May 1918

2nd Lieutenant

Promotion date: 7 February 1918

FateReturned to Australia 13 December 1918
Discharge date28 March 1919
Other details

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Karoola', 13 December 1918; disembarked Sydney, 31 January 1919; appointment terminated (discharged), 28 March 1919.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, DEAN Harold Herbert

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